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DAY FOUR Roy I predict that on November 6, 2018, the voters of Alabama will elect Roy Stewart Moore to the Senate. This is of note because Moore, a former chief justice of Alabama, was twice removed from the bench for defying judicial orders. And because he proudly espouses these beliefs: President Barack Obama was […]

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Jules Predicts   DAY THREE Fight Though today, there’s not an inch of daylight between them, I predict that on or before February 14, 2019, political partners and best friends Donald Trump and Mike Pence will have a brutal, ugly and very public falling-out. It will be replete with name-calling, accusations and rancor most foul.

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Jules Predicts    DAY TWO Crash I predict that on or before October 1, 2019, the American stock market will swan dive from the high board into an empty pool. This will not be an adjustment, a correction, a blip. I predict a massive fall from a great height, with lasting and far-reaching consequences. Note: […]

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Jules Predicts SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 26, 2010 AND here we ago again. For the third time, I’m prognosticating about the near future. Here are this year’s five predictions — five in five days — about America’s economy and politics. Homeward Bound In both previous predictions, I said that despite expert opinion to the contrary, I believed […]

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Jules Predicts 2008 It’s easy to predict the past; we’re all expert at that. And it’s not that hard to predict the distant future: events intervene, nature interrupts, people forget. Ah, but predicting the near future — that’s where the game gets rough. And that’s why so few experts risk it. I’m no expert. I’m […]

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Dear, dear Joker, I am far from certain that this is the correct item to send on Mother’s Day. If not, blame Canada. I know it may offend you. For this I apologize and, of course, blame Canada. Not only is it in dubious taste, but it’s an advertisement for a commercial product. Again, blame Canada … and […]

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Brother, where you been?   I’ve been hiding. I’ve been hibernating. I’ve been AWOL. And most of all, I’ve been ebbing. It’s my long-held belief that for the sake of sanity, activists need to ebb and flow. And since this awful election, I’ve been in almost full ebb. Why? Two reasons: For my mental health. […]

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